Guest Post by Daniel Oralek, 2nd Place Finisher in the 2012 Ultra Caballo Blanco

A Poco Loco Run is any run held in honor of the late Micah True and with some benefit to Norawas de Raramuri. 


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Moravian Ultra Marathon (MUM) is 7 stages run race for ultra runners. Every stage has 43 km and starting in the different places but finish all stages is in the same place small town Lomnice. For 7 days Lomnice became center of Ultramarathon because in basic school was accommodation and base for runners enthusiasts. From the last year we are members of family Poco Loco Runs which are shared spirit of Copper Canyon Ultramarathon. In additional program was shown film Run Free which deals about CCUM 2012 and mainly about Caballo Blanco and his legacy. Money from the sale DVD with this film, organizers will send to Norawas de Rarámuri.

First position from last year defends Daniel Orálek with time 23:34:18 before Michal Kovář who was only 50 minutes late. Between women won Zdeňka Komárková for 31:15:43 before Sabine Heil 42:31:22 from Germany. For Runners who did not run 7 stages organizers prepared minMum which is consist from 3 stages - 1st, 6th and 7th stage. Winners of miniMum were Josef Cacek in men category and Alena Žákovská in women.

In this year in all stages were started 31 runners and 115 start at least one stage. At the start there were runners from Czech, Germany, Slovak, Switzerland, Hungary and Poland.

Next edition MUM in the beautiful surroundings Českomoravské and Drahanské Vysočiny(Highlands), will be held between 30.6.2014 and 5.7.2014